NCWTS: Tifft Returning To NASCAR Action In Chicago With Red Horse

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Matt Tifft, who underwent surgery for removal of a low-grade glioma in the brain in June, will return to NASCAR competition this weekend at Chicagoland Speedway when he competes in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series regular-season finale, the American Ethanol E15 225.

NCWTS: Fastest Chicken of the Midwest; Townley Scores Kansas Pole

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Report by Race Chaser Online Northeast Correspondent Kyle Magda — Robert Laberge/Getty Images North America photo — John Wes Townley led both rounds of qualifying to secure his first career series pole for Friday night’s Toyota Tundra 250 at Kansas Speedway. Townley was fastest in final practice and has the driver who was quickest in second practice …

NCWTS: JACOB Companies Teams With Ben Kennedy & Red Horse Racing for 2016 Truck Season

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – official team release — Red Horse Racing announced Sunday that JACOB Companies, a multifaceted construction firm with a focus on construction management, design, and technology, will partner with third-year NASCAR Camping World Truck Series (NCWTS) driver Ben Kennedy in 2016. The multi-race sponsorship of the No. 11 JACOB Companies Toyota Tundra will kick off with the NCWTS …

NCWTS: First Time Out at Talladega, Nemechek Tops First Truck Practice at 2.66-Mile Track

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TALLADEGA, Ala. — Report by Race Chaser Online Associate Editor Kyle Magda –Sean Gardner/Getty Images North America photo — 18-year-old John Hunter Nemechek never ran on a restrictor-plate track until Friday afternoon at Talladega Superspeedway. He got up to speed quick, by posting the fastest time in the 55-minute session at 49.997 seconds (191.608 mph). The second-generation driver scored his …

NCWTS: Reversal; Ben Kennedy Awarded Truck Series Pole After Review of Final Atlanta Qualifying Session

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HAMPTON, Ga. — official report — Brian Lawdermilk/Getty Images North America photo — Ben Kennedy won the Keystone Light Pole Award on Saturday for the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series Hyundai Construction Equipment 200 at Atlanta Motor Speedway (5:30 p.m. ET, FOX Sports 1). This is the Red Horse Racing driver’s first pole award at Atlanta and the first of his …

NCWTS: Local Motors Partners With Ben Kennedy, Red Horse Racing in Multi-Race Sponsorship Deal

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MOORESVILLE, N.C. – official team release — Red Horse Racing photo — Red Horse Racing announced today that Local Motors, a cutting-edge technology company, will partner with Ben Kennedy in 2015. The multi-race sponsorship of the No. 11 Local Motors Toyota Tundra will kick off with the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series season opener at Daytona International Speedway on Friday, …

NCWTS: Germán Quiroga Will Not Start 2015 Truck Season At Daytona

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CHARLOTTE, N.C. — official release — Jerry Markland/Getty Images North America photo — Germán Quiroga will not return to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series for the beginning of the 2015 season, the Mexican driver announced Monday night on his website. The announcement comes after a successful 2014 season where Quiroga finished sixth in the standings, the best result for a Hispanic …

NCWTS: Ben Kennedy Teams With Red Horse Racing For 2015

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MOORESVILLE, N.C.- Red Horse Team PR/Photo – Red Horse Racing announced today that 2014 Sunoco Rookie of the Year Ben Kennedy will join the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series team to drive the No. 11 Toyota Tundra. “I am very excited to return to the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series in 2015 and to be driving for Red Horse Racing,” Kennedy said. …